Surgery

Outpatient surgery is performed either in our practice in Frankfurt Sachsenhausen or the Ambulatory Surgery Centre of the Klinik Rotes Kreuz (Ambulantes Operationszentrum der  Klinik Rotes Kreuz, Königswarterstr. 16, 60316 Frankfurt am Main, near the Frankfurt Zoo).

Inpatient surgery is performed at the Klinik Maingau vom Roten Kreuz (Scheffelstr. 2-14, 60318 Frankfurt am Main).

 

We specialise in

  • General Urological Surgery: kidney surgery, urinary bladder surgery, ureter surgery, prostate surgery, inguinal hernia surgery, and sterilisations (both for inpatients and outpatients)
  • Video-Endoscopic Surgery of urinary bladder, prostate and ureter: minimally invasive surgery without incision of the urethra
  • Uro-Oncological Surgery
  • Prostate Cancer Surgery: nerve-sparing prostate surgery/prostatectomy with a small abdominal incision (10cm) 
  • TUR Prostate: Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
  • Kidney Cancer Surgery: nephrectomy or organ-sparing (nephron-sparing) removal of kidney tumours
  • Bladder Cancer Surgery
  • TUR Bladder: Transurethral Resection of the Bladder
  • Pyeloplasty
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery in women and men:
     in women:·
    · Prolapse Surgery 
    · Botulinum Toxin (‘Botox’) Injections into the bladder for treatment of urge incontinence / overactive bladder /  neurogenic bladder dysfunction
    · Implants of Tension-free Vaginal Tapes (TVT) or Transobturator Tapes (TOT) for treatment of stress incontinence
    · Retropubic Suspension Surgery / Retropubic Colposuspension 
    · Vaginal mesh implants
    · ‘CESA/VASA’-operations 
    · Urethral sling procedures
     in men:
    ·
    Implant of sling systems (‘Advance’/’Argus’ slings) for treatment of male stress incontinence (following a prior operation)
  • Photodynamic Fluorescence Cystoscopy for detection and therapy of bladder tumours (also for outpatients)
  • Minimally Invasive Greenlight Laser Therapy of the prostate for treatment of voiding dysfunction
  • ESWL: Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy – non-invasive treatment of kidney and ureteral stones
  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL): minimally invasive fragmentation of kidney stones  (key hole surgery) and removal of large renal stones by ‘Mini-PNL’ (minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolitholapaxy)
  • Combined Ureterorenoscopy (flexible URS) and Laser Lithotripsy for treatment of large renal stones
  • Paediatric Urology (orchiopexy/orchidopexy, circumcisions etc.)
  • Percutaneous Nephrostomy / Suprapubic Cystostomy
  • Vasectomy

Special Therapies

  • ESWL: fragmentation of kidney and ureter stones for inpatients (Klinik Maingau vom Roten Kreuz, Königswarter Str. 16, 60316 Frankfurt am Main)
  • Greenlight Laser Therapy for enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

Private Consultation: Proctology / Colorectal Conditions

  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Haemorrhoids Treatment